|Disruptive Innovation and the Way We Learn - WGBH|
Clayton Christensen, professor, business administration, Harvard Clayton Christensen discusses his model of disruptive innovation and its application to the field of education. Clayton M. Christensen is the Robert and Jane Cizik Professor of business administration at the Harvard Business School, with a joint appointment in the technology and operations management, and general management faculty groups...
Keywords: business & economics; education
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|The Dow Jones-Irwin Business & Investment Almanac, Nineteen Eighty-Two (Volume 1982) - Sumner N. Levine|
Keywords: Business & Economics; Investments & Securities - General; Business; Economic conditions; Investments; Statistics; United States; Business / Economics / Finance
|The Battle for Investment Survival - Gerald M. Loeb|
Keywords: Investments & Securities - General; Finance; Investments; Speculation; Stock exchanges; Stocks; Investments & Securities - Stocks; Business / Economics / Finance; Business/Economics
|Values-Based Leadership In Business Innovation - Baets, Walter|
Suggested Level: PR (Professional)
Keywords: BUS; BUS.PR; Leadership--Decision making; BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Leadership; PR; Textbooks, manuals, etc
|Fordlandia - Greg Grandin - Greg Grandin|
Greg Grandin - Fordlandia: The Rise and Fall of Henry Ford's Forgotten Jungle CityThe stunning, never before told story of the quixotic attempt to recreate small-town America in the heart of the AmazonIn 1927, Henry Ford, the richest man in the world, bought a tract of land twice the size of Delaware in the Brazilian Amazon. His intention was to grow rubber, but the project rapidly evolved into a more ambitious bid to export America itself, along with its golf courses, ice-cream shops, bandstand...
Keywords: Fordlandia; Greg Grandin; Henry Ford; History; United States; 20th Century; Latin America; South America; Business & Economics; Corporate & Business History
|Negotiating bioethics : the governance of UNESCO's Bioethics Programme - Langlois, Adèle|
The sequencing of the entire human genome has opened up unprecedented possibilities for healthcare, but also ethical and social dilemmas about how these can be achieved, particularly in developing countries. UNESCO’s Bioethics Programme was established to address such issues in 1993. Since then, it has adopted three declarations on human genetics and bioethics (1997, 2003 and 2005), set up numerous training programmes around the world and debated the need for an international convention on hum...
Keywords: bioethics; UNESCO; Unesco's Bioethics Programme; Bioethics; Medical ethics; Medical genetics; POLITICAL SCIENCE; SCIENCE; SOCIAL SCIENCE; BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Business Ethics